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DEFINITION: A disaster recovery plan (DRP) - sometimes referred to as a business continuity plan (BCP) or business process contingency plan (BPCP) - describes how an organization is to deal with potential disasters. Just as a disaster is an event that makes the continuation of normal functions impossible, a disaster recovery plan consists of the precautions taken so that the effects of a disaster will be minimized  … 
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Five Critical Lessons in Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This eBook explores what it takes to ensure you're in the best position to bounce back should disaster strike.
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

Iron Mountain

Disaster Preparedness for Core Network Services
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper details the potential of network failure and how building a more resilient network infrastructure can cut back on time lost during disaster recovery.
Posted: 18 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Infoblox

An Acid Test for the Cloud: Will Your Data BE There When You Need It?
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative paper to learn how to ensure true peace of mind and protection of your corporate data assets through tape backup. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 03 Sep 2013 | Published: 09 Jul 2013

Iron Mountain

Avaya Aura Communication Manager Survivability Simplified
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The Avaya Aura product line offers many opportunities for communications to survive failures of the IP network or the Avaya equipment. Here, we will focus on the Communication Manager Survivability explanation, implementation, verification, "good to know facts," and troubleshooting commands.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

Global Knowledge

Crash Insurance: Protect Your Business with Virtualization
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper explores how a virtualization or cloud computing solution with priority given to a solid recovery plan can help you get your get back online after a disaster within hours instead of days, helping and perhaps even saving your business from shutting its doors. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Regulatory Compliance and Operational Readiness: Complementary, But Never Synonymous
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals why passing audits and being able to recover are certainly complementary, but definitely not synonymous. View now to learn the difference between the two - and the regulatory compliance requirements you should be aware of - to maintain compliance in your data protection strategy.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Iron Mountain

IBM Power Systems and Their Support for Business Resilience in Challenging IT Environments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper provides insight into a disaster recovery solution that maintains continuous high availability in the face of any threat to the data center.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

IBM

How PHD Virtual Dramatically Cuts The Cost of Disaster Recovery Testing
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents how you can bring business applications back into service within RPO and RTO limits.
Posted: 03 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Apr 2013

PHD Virtual

Disaster Recovery Assurance in Private Clouds
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents a new disaster recovery concept that bridges the gap between physical and virtual resources to ensure business continuity and renewal of IT services.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

PHD Virtual

Protecting Vital Business Data from Natural Calamities
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: In this article, explore the case for business continuity and check out some stats proving how necessary a disaster recovery/business continuity plan is in today's treacherous physical and digital climates. Read on now to learn what to consider when making a DR/BC assessment and take the best actions to protect what's yours.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 16 Oct 2012

Iron Mountain

Records Management for Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: The importance of a disaster recovery (DR) plan is a no brainier – having one can save your business; not having one will jeopardize it. Records management is a key aspect of effective DR, but more often than not it is overlooked. Read on to learn how to build a business case for incorporating records management into your overall DR plan.
Posted: 26 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

Iron Mountain

Unified Recovery Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents an alternative approach to managing data protection and disaster recovery in complex, modern IT environments. Explore the problems and complexities associated with these tasks and learn how to reduce the risks and costs.
Posted: 15 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

IBM

Active Directory Forest Disaster Recovery: What You Don't Know Will Hurt You
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to avoid the most common Active Directory disasters. Inside, examine case studies and discover strategies for handling domain controller failure, accidental bulk deletion of objects, forest failure and more.
Posted: 28 Aug 2012 | Published: 21 Aug 2012

Dell Software

The HIPAA Primer - What You Should Know About The New Regulations
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
WHITE PAPER: This best practices guide explores ways in which your health care facility can employ the most effective compliance strategies, ensuring not only HIPAA compliance, but secure patient information.
Posted: 20 Aug 2012 | Published: 09 Mar 2012

SearchHealthIT.com

Considerations and Best Practices for Backup Policies
sponsored by VaultLogix
WHITE PAPER: Learn the basics of adopting a cloud backup solution, including the nuances of this technology, how to set up a proper backup policy and what information should be backed up to cloud environments.
Posted: 04 Oct 2013 | Published: 04 Oct 2013

VaultLogix

Best Practices for Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery
sponsored by CloudVelocity
WHITE PAPER: This e-guide from SearchCloudComputing.com defines what you need for effective cloud-based disaster recovery, defining key strategies and detailing management tactics.
Posted: 01 Oct 2013 | Published: 01 Oct 2013

CloudVelocity

Disaster Preparedness for Core Network Services
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will take a look at how failures can unexpectedly disrupt core network services and the applications that depend on them despite employing traditional approaches to providing redundant configurations. Read this white paper to learn how to minimize the effects of failures to ensure business continuity.
Posted: 15 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Infoblox

Top 3 Considerations When Building Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Service Offerings
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to explore the top three things to consider whilst building your business continuity and disaster recovery strategies.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

CA Technologies.

Strategy guide to business protection for physician practices
sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® processors
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates how hospitals can manage risk and keep critical IT infrastructure up and running. Read now to learn how HIT leaders can ensure a high availability IT infrastructure that can improve service and protect their business.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2012

HP and Intel® Xeon® processors

Five Critical Lessons in Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This eBook explores what it takes to ensure you're in the best position to bounce back should disaster strike.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Iron Mountain

Veritas Cluster Server from Symantec
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses a cluster server platform that ensures high availability and disaster recovery for the most critical applications.
Posted: 29 May 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Symantec Corporation

FalconStor® RecoverTrac™: Automated Service-oriented Disaster Recovery
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a disaster recovery solution that gives you peace of mind by removing complexity from the equation. Read on to get a detailed account of FalconStor's RecoverTrac technology and how it can help you address a full range of disaster recovery challenges.
Posted: 16 Apr 2013 | Published: 04 Feb 2013

FalconStor Software

Axcient Cloud Continuity
sponsored by Axcient
WHITE PAPER: This two-page white paper t details Axcient's Cloud Continuity Solution, which brings ultimate peace of mind to your SMB. Read on to gain insight on how Cloud Continuity's easy-to-use platform will help you eliminate downtime and increase productivity, all at SMB prices.
Posted: 16 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Axcient

Infographic: Disaster Recovery Trends in 2013
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: Check out this one-page infographic that details the top trends in the realm of disaster recovery in 2013. You'll gain insight into: the current landscape, what the future holds, the importance of automated DR and more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2013 | Published: 15 Apr 2013

FalconStor Software

Don't Wait Until It's Too Late: Backup to the Cloud to Protect Your Business from Disaster
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how cloud-based backup is a compelling alternative to hardware solutions and on-premise software to protect data in case of severe computer or network outage.
Posted: 06 Sep 2012 | Published: 30 Sep 2011

Symantec Corporation
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DISASTER PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  and the organization will be able to either maintain or quickly resume mission-critical functions. Typically, disaster recovery planning involves an analysis of business processes and continuity needs; it may also include a significant focus on disaster prevention.Ask your questions about disaster recovery at ITKnowledgeExchange.comDisaster recovery is becoming an increasingly important aspect of enterprise computing. As devices, systems, and networks become ever more complex, there are simply more things that can go wrong. As a consequence, recovery plans have also become more complex. According … 
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